Africa Posts

Boko Haram leader Vows To Fight On

By Correspondent , 08 , Aug 2016


Kano (Nigeria) - Boko Haram's shadowy leader Abubakar Shekau has appeared in a new video vowing to fight on, shrugging off an apparent split in the hardline jihadist group blamed .. Read More →

Pistorious Treated In Hospital After Prison Fall

By Correspondent , 08 , Aug 2016


Johannesburg - South African athlete and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has returned to his cell after being treated in hospital for injuries from a fall, prison officials said Sunday, as .. Read More →

Ugandan Opposition MPs And Nabakooba Clash Over Kayihura Summons

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016


By Solomon Arinaitwe. Kampala. - Opposition MPs on the Defence and Internal Affairs committee have rejected Ms Judith Nabakooba as its chairperson, accusing her of conflict of interest, having been .. Read More →

Six Mali Soldiers Missing After Jihadist Attack

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016


Bamako - The Malian defence ministry on Thursday admitted six soldiers have been missing since a deadly jihadist attack in July on a military base in the heart of the .. Read More →

Highlanders Football Club Under Pressure

By Correspondent , 04 , Aug 2016


Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. (News Of The South) - The Bulawayo giants Highlanders fc will flock to Barbourfields stadium today this afternoon in search for a victory that will keep them within .. Read More →

ANC Tested As South Africans Vote In Local Elections

By Correspondent , 04 , Aug 2016


Johannesburg, South Africa. - South Africans voted Wednesday in closely-contested municipal elections that could deal a heavy blow to the African National Congress (ANC), which has ruled since leading the .. Read More →

Zambian Athletes Head Off To Rio Olympics

By Correspondent , 03 , Aug 2016


Lusaka Zambia. (News Of The South) - Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC) Director Clement Chileshe, says he is optimistic that the Zambian athletes who have left the country to participate .. Read More →

Four Die In Attack On Somali Police Building

By Correspondent , 03 , Aug 2016


Nairobi - Burundi's government has rejected the deployment of 228 UN police to the troubled African nation, saying a French-led UN resolution authorising the force was made without its consent. .. Read More →

Burundi Rejects Deployment Of 228 United Nations Police Officers

By Correspondent , 03 , Aug 2016


Nairobi - Burundi's government has rejected the deployment of 228 UN police to the troubled African nation, saying a French-led UN resolution authorising the force was made without its consent. .. Read More →